com·​fy | \ ˈkəm(p)-fē How to pronounce comfy (audio) \
comfier; comfiest

Definition of comfy

: comfortable a comfy sofa a comfy routine

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Examples of comfy in a Sentence

couldn't wait to return home and sleep in his own comfy bed customers are not likely to get too comfy in the restaurant's unforgiving chairs
Recent Examples on the Web This neutral space might look cold and uninviting without the comfy brown sofa to warm things up. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 10 Aug. 2022 Make going back to the office more manageable by wearing these comfy pants with a black or white blouse. Claire Harmeyer, Peoplemag, 10 Aug. 2022 The comfy flat is a favorite of fellow royals such as Middleton, who often favors wedge styles as well, from brands such as Castañer and LK Bennett. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 10 Aug. 2022 Yesterday, the multi-hyphenate was spotted heading to her dance studio in Los Angeles in a colorful and comfy look—accessorizing, of course, with a rare Hermès handbag from her luxe closet. Rosa Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 9 Aug. 2022 There's nothing like coming home from a hard day of school and changing into something a bit more comfy. Jasmine Washington, Seventeen, 9 Aug. 2022 For a more rustic ambience, book a comfy cabin at the Lazy Z Resort. Sunset Magazine, 9 Aug. 2022 After Cammy crossed the finish line, Allyson Felix guided her into a VIP tent, got her water and snacks and plopped down next to her on a comfy couch. Josh Peter, USA TODAY, 8 Aug. 2022 Don't forget to pair a comfy blanket with your new bean bag chair to snuggle in the colder months. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 5 Aug. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of comfy

1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for comfy

comf(ortable) + -y entry 1

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14 Aug 2022

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“Comfy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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